The mine began commercial production in january, Pueblo viejo is located in the dominican republic, approximately kilometers northwest of the capital. Los dirigentes del Comité Nuevo Renacer culpan a la Barrick de en el club de la filial provincial del Colegio Médico Dominicano (CMD). Cotui contra Pueblo Viejo/Barrick Gold, Dominican Republic de la antigua operación de Rosario Dominicana, empresa que explotó los depósitos por mayoría en ambas cámaras del Congreso de República Dominicana. El contrato diria que los pasivos ambientales seran responsabilidad del estado.
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Another legacy of negative environmental impact from Rosario is the accumulation of heavy metals like iron, copper, and mercury at the site of the old plant and the sludge from Mejita and Margajita Rivers. Your friend’s e-mail address: Close We have something new for you. Where applicable, a project is considered as such until the end of construction and ramp-up to full capacity with the exception of mining projects, where the date of commissioning signifies the end of the project.
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Pueblo Viejo contract to deliver further benefits to state – DR
The contemporary history of the Pueblo Viejo gold mine, which produces gold oxide at the top and gold sulfide at the bottom, begins in with Rosario Resources Corporation, a company that later passed into the hands of the Dominican State under the name Rosario Dominicana, and whose operations ceased permanently in because of economic and environmental factors. Barrick is “pleased to reach an agreement that preserves the economic value of the Pueblo Viejo dominicanw, while also addressing the fiscal objectives of the country,” the company told BNamericas in an emailed statement, with the contract providing “stability for both parties moving forward.
The original contract signed with Placer Dome held the State’s profits to the price of gold, which meant that the higher the price on the market, the greater the profits for the Stage. ABX contract for the Pueblo Viejo gold-silver mine in the Dominican Republic will secure additional benefits to the state, according to a government statement. Where guidance is non-specific as to dates for completion, bwrrick following is used. Close E-mail to a Friend.
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While some people believe that the contract leaves the Dominican Republic at a clear disadvantage, this is not the only reason for protest. Barrick Gold has felt a lot of pressure in the Dominican Republic that it has seen the urgent need for a public relations program, which includes the publication of statements in paid advertisement spaces in national newspapers and on national television.
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No to Barrick Gold in the Dominican Republic. The deal is “in line” with the agreement in principle reached in May, the company added, and still requires approval by the Dominican congress, Barrick said. There is also a blog called Domincana Contaminada [es] Contaminated Dominicana dedicated to detailing cases in which Barrick Gold has been involved with environmental damages, such as Pascua Lama [es] in Chile and the pollution of Lake Cowal in Australia.
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